We have a long standing tradition of academic and athletic excellence. There are 12 academic departments with a rich variety of programs including honors and advanced placement courses. Our faculty are committed, talented and well accomplished in their respective areas. We strive daily to meet the needs of all of our students. Among our many accomplishments, we proudly boast that we are the home of the 2009 State of Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Boys' Track Champions.
Our motto is, "Soaring with unity, pride and excellence." It defines our belief in our students and our faculty. We are very proud of our high school. It has long been considered by many to be the focal point of our community. We invite you to utilize this web site to learn more about Hillcrest High School and the many happenings.